26/01/2017 La nuit des Idées

For the first time, the Institut français organised all the “Nuits des Idées” on the same night, all around the world, under the theme “One World”. Everywhere speakers of international renown have been invited to debate, in order to promote the free circulation of ideas. www.lanuitdesidees.com

How to Change Cities With Culture: 10 Tips Using UNESCO

This article examines some of the most interesting cases of the role of culture in sustainable urban development, based on the UNESCO Global Report on Culture for Sustainable Urban Development. www.archdaily.com

Raphaël Julien, GCLP 2016

Raphaël Julien was a participant of the 1st Edition of the Global Cultural Leadership Programme. Graduated in 2012 from a Master in Cultural project management, Raphaël started my career in Marseille in the NGO Eurocircle that carries out transnational projects in the field of youth, interculturality and non formal education. Today, he is managing the cultural department Raphaël Julien, GCLP 2016

Cultural Diplomacy as Discipline and Practice: Concepts, Training and Skills

EUNIC commissioned the Department of Social, Political, and Cognitive Sciences of the University of Siena a report, to survey existing cultural diplomacy training and research activities, and to assess the training needs of the cultural diplomats of the future, as seen from practitioners and academics. This report was conducted between March and November 2016 and Cultural Diplomacy as Discipline and Practice: Concepts, Training and Skills

Edinburgh University Centre for Cultural Relations

The Centre for Cultural Relations of the University of Edinburgh is dedicated to develop courses on international cultural relations, as well interdisciplinary research projects on the topic ed.ac.uk/arts-humanities-soc-sci/institute-for-international-cultural-relations

ECF Labs

ECF Labs is a platform for cultural change-makers to share ideas, knowledge, opinions ans projects across Europe. ecflabs.org


The European Centre for Development Policy Management (ECDPM) is a “think and do tank”, providing policy analysis and information on international cooperation for development and international relations. ecpdm.org


DutchCulture is an advice agency for international cultural cooperation, working with – and for – the cultural sector, the government and the diplomatic network both in the Netherlands and abroad. (click on the image to access the website!)

USC Centre on Public Diplomacy

The Center on Public Diplomacy (CPD) of the University of Southern California is a research, analysis and professional education organization dedicated to furthering the study and practice of global public engagement and cultural relations. uscpublicdiplomacy.org


Official website of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, the agency of the United Nations promoting international collaboration in education, sciences and culture. (click on the image to access the website!)